|Terry Alan Barnes, age 55, of 202 E. Beech Street, Canton, Illinois formerly of Galesburg, Illinois died at 5:32 P.M. on Friday, September 11, 2009 at his residence in Canton, Illinois.
He was born on July 14, 1954 in Macomb, Illinois, the son of Bill and Evelyn Yocum Barnes.
He married Mary Stratton on December 1, 1973 in Altona, Illinois.
She preceded him in death on April 3, 2006.
Surviving are: daughters: Kathy Utzinger of Galesburg, Illinois, Terri L. Barnes of Galesburg, Illinois, Angel Karwoski of Des Moines, Iowa and Jennifer Barnes of LaPort, Minnesota.
Fiance: Tina Werry of Canton, Illinois.
Stepdaughters: Linda Waldorf of Houston, Texas and Sharon Werry of Canton, Illinois.
Stepsons: Mark Waldorf of Galesburg, Illinois and Donny Waldorf of Galesburg, Illinois.
Twelve grandchildren, sisters: Debra Barnes of Woodhull, Illinois, Trina Barnes of Rio, Illinois and Edna (Dennis) Reeves of Cambridge, Illinois.
Brother: Larry (Karla) Barnes of Knoxville, Illinois.
Preceded in death by his parents.
He was raised and educated in Roseville and Oneida, Illinois attending ROVA High School.
He worked at Butler Manufacturing in Galesburg, Illinois; then the former Rowe Manufacturing Company in Galesburg, Illinois as a press operator and finally at GPA-Floor Cleaner at Wal-Mart Stores in Canton and Galesburg, Illinois.
He enjoyed die cast cars, Nascar racing and fishing.
Cremation Rites will be accorded.
Private Family Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 from 6:00 until 7:00 P.M. at the Hurd Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Oneida, Illinois.
Inurnment will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. in Oneida Cemetery in Oneida, Illinois.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2009 at 6:00 P.M. at the Rio Township Hall in Rio, Illinois.
In Lieu of Flowers, memorials may be made to the Family, in care of Trina Barnes.
Online condolences may be made at www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.